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08:15
08:15

Nakivale Settlement Camp Registers Increase of Malnutrition, Anaemia Among Refugees 3 1

According to Medical Teams International, the cases of acute Malnutrition have increased from 1.8% in 2019 to 2.8% in 2020 and now stand at 5.7%.
19:17
19:17

Inadequate Funding Affecting Relocation of Refugees to Nakivale Settlement Camp 3 2

The government and the United Nations High Commission for Refugees-UNHCR have since Monday been relocating refugees from the Nyakabande Refugee reception center in Kisoro district who were displaced by fighting between the M23 rebels and DRC soldiers.
13:25
13:25

State of Isingiro's Border Roads Shocks Parliament's Physical Infrastructural Committee 3 5

Hon Stephen Kangwagye, the Bukanga MP says the World Bank has accepted to fund the construction of these roads but lack of funds amounting to 6 billion shillings for the feasibility study is delaying the works
16:04
16:04

Isingiro Teacher Accused of Murdering 8-Months-Old Son

Kasasira says they were forced to apprehend Monday as a suspect in the missing child case and after interrogation, he confessed to killing his child and dumping the body in a swamp.
13:16
13:16

Refugees, Residents Join Hands to Save Isingiro's Lake Rwamurunga 3 1

The refugees have been allowed to be part of the planting of grevillea trees and bamboo in a 50-metre buffer so that in future, the grown trees will prevent activities that cause siltation in the lake
07:51
07:51

Prime Minister Nabbanja Intervenes in 60-year Land Wrangle in Isingiro 3 4 Top story

Kibundugwize accuses Kitezo Catholic Church of grabbing her late husband’s land in 1970. She claimed that her husband, the late Kurineriyo Kwatiraho acquired the disputed land in 1962 and won a court case against the church prior to his death.
12:25
12:25

Isingiro District Secures Funds for Constructing 21.4 Kilometres of Community Roads 7 2

The two projects are Kyebikara- Buharwe-Butenga and Kyera-Rwecwera Kitooma roads in Kagarama and Nyamuyanja Sub counties both roads connecting to Birere Sub County and have been contracted to Net world construction Limited, at 1.4 billion shillings.
14:21
14:21

Isingiro Receives UGX 500M to Construct Foot Bridge On River Rwizi 4 1

Isingiro district has contracted Net world contractors Ltd, which has already produced a design and is expected to deliver the project within six months.
12:55
12:55

Burundi Refugee Arrested for Killing Wife in Ritual Sacrifice 1

Rwizi Region Police Spokesperson Samson Kasasira says that the suspect was lured into using witchcraft as a source of wealth, and at a point of no return, he was advised to kill kill his wife as a sacrifice.
10:15
10:15

Isingiro Leaders Task Gov't to Tarmac 120km Road 5 1

The leaders on Friday tasked Vice President Jessica Alupo to explain why the promise to tarmac the road has never been fulfilled.
09:24
09:24

Farmer Appeals Decision to Pay Sacco UGX 32M 3 1

Turyasingura has through his lawyer Patrick Kajumba of M/s Ngaruye Ruhindi, Spencer & Co. Advocates applied to the court to stay the execution, set aside the orders, and allow him to defend himself
06:52
06:52

Museveni Orders Squatters Off Nakivale Land Earmarked For Industrial Park Construction 3

Museveni noted that the country would never develop if its people continue earning through imported goods as opposed to manufacturing them locally.
10:41
10:41

Verification and Profiling of Refugees Launched in Oruchinga 3 5

The exercise, to be conducted jointly with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees-UNHCR, seeks to ensure that refugees and asylum-seekers are accurately reflected in the system, assist the government to enhance the accuracy of data and ensure that resources reach the intended recipients.
12:23
12:23

Pictorial: Excitement As Minister Flags Off Repatriation of 2300 Burundi Refugees 23 Top story

At least 350 refugees left for Burundi by road through Tanzania on Sunday. They join 256 refugees who left Uganda last week and 231 who were airlifted to Bujumbura in December last year.
06:45
06:45

Uganda To Repatriate 2300 Burundi Refugees voluntarily 2 4 Top story

The State for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees in the Office of Prime Minister, Esther Davinia Anyakun officials flagged off the repatriation of 350 refugees on Sunday.
13:21
13:21

High Court Dismisses Election Petition Against Bukanga County MP 2 1

Dr Mpeirirwe was seeking a declaration that the election was conducted in non compliance with the electoral laws and principles and a declaration that the first respondent was not validly elected and an order that the second Respondent conducts fresh elections for Bukanga County.
08:53
08:53

Rugaaga Health Center IV Gets Theatre Equipment 3 1

Since its construction in 2013, the theatre has been non-functional due to a lack of equipment.
12:01
12:01

Court Upholds Victory of Isingiro West County MP Mbarara High Court 1

Tumwesigye petitioned the court challenging Arinaitwe’s victory on grounds that there was non-compliance with the provisions of the electoral laws and the failure to conduct the elections per the law affected the outcome of the results.
18:29
18:29

Health Centre IV Theaters Dormant in Isingiro District 4 1

Isingiro District Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Martin Yiga says that the district is struggling to attract personnel in this medical discipline to run theatres in Nyamuyanja and Rugaga Health centre IV.
06:48
06:48

Farmers Decry Crested Cranes Destroying Their Gardens 3 4

Annah Nkabuzaranwa, a farmer from Nyakakoni says that the cranes eat leaves of beans and millet as they grow above the ground. She says the crested cranes have become a problem following the destruction of their habitat in the wetlands.
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